Installation Of Deep-Water Pipeline Gives Immediate Boost To Sea-Floor Animals

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Off the coast of Angola is an accidental human-made paradise for sea-floor animals. Located in depths of 700 to 1400 metres beneath the waves, a pipeline is what many sea cucumbers, starfish, anemones, and fish call home. The pipeline provides shelter for our underwater friends. It’s kind of like a buffet too! A lot of organic matter gets stuck on the pipeline, which the creatures feed on. But food isn’t the only thing that gets stuck there, unfortunately; a lot of litter gets stuck on the pipeline too. Read full article here

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